Example sentences for: sterility

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  • After the devastation of the war and the grim sterility of its aftermath, the area has now regained much of its former vibrancy, with cultural centers and Jewish restaurants rubbing shoulders with off-beat cafés and alternative art venues beneath the magnificent black-and-gold-leafed dome of the Neue Synagogue.

  • It is estimated that mutations in up to 11% of all genes in Drosophila might lead to male sterility [ 1 ] . This is likely to be true for humans also, considering the extremely high incidence (4-5%) of infertility in men [ 2 ] . Among the genes associated with male infertility is the DAZ (Deleted in Azoospermia) gene family.

  • Unlike European water bottlers (Evian, San Pellegrino), who capture minerals and rich flavor, American bottlers seek sterility and tastelessness.

  • What always made New York great was its anarchic brew of mayhem and energy; Giuliani is determined to replace both with sterility and bourgeois consumerism.

  • By comparison, RNAi surveys of all predicted genes on a C. elegans chromosome have found a smaller percentage of genes with phenotypes: 14% for chromosome I [ 63 ] and 13% for chromosome III [ 64 ] . Surveys of expressed genes reveal an intermediate level of 27% with phenotypes [ 65 ] . Further, selecting for C. elegans genes with expressed Meloidogyne homologs led to enrichment for genes with severe phenotypes by RNAi such as embryonic lethality or sterility as compared to the overall dataset (Figure 5) (For a complete tally of all observed phenotypes see Additional data files).

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